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Hitler"s police battalions

enforcing racial war in the East

by Edward B. Westermann

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Published by University Press of Kansas in Lawrence .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Poland.,
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiter-Partei. Einsatzgruppen des Sicherheitsdienstes und der Sicherheitspolizei,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Poland,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities -- Soviet Union

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-313) and index.

      StatementEdward B. Westermann ; foreword by Dennis Schowalter.
      SeriesModern war studies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD804.3 .W445 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 329 p. :
      Number of Pages329
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3299028M
      ISBN 100700613714
      LC Control Number2004026487

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      Others have studied some of these institutions, notably Christopher R. Browning, whose book, ''Ordinary Men,'' is a searing portrait of Police Battalion , also investigated by Mr. Goldhagen. In his footnotes, Mr. Goldhagen, while admiring Mr. Browning's work, argues that ''Ordinary Men'' is wrong to accept claims that the battalion. In Hitler's Police Battalions he reveals how the institutional mindset of these "ordinary policemen" allowed them to commit atrocities without a second thought. “Seminal. Westermann forcefully argues that it was the organizational culture of the uniformed police rather than German national culture that prepared them for their role in genocide.

      He has published three books and numerous articles and book chapters on topics dealing with military history, the Holocaust, and air power history. He is also a retired US Air Force Colonel with 25 years of service. Hitler's Police Battalions: Enforcing Racial War in the East/5(6).   SA, in the German Nazi Party, a paramilitary organization whose use of violent intimidation played a key role in Adolf Hitler’s rise to power. When the SA leadership threatened Hitler’s plans for the future of the Nazi Party, he had them murdered in a ‘Blood Purge’ known as the Night of .


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He is the author of nine books, including Ordinary Men () and. Police battalions were part of the first and second wave of killings in –42 in the territories of Poland annexed by the Soviet Union and also during the killing operations within the borders of the USSR, whether as part of Order Police regiments, or as separate units reporting directly to the local SS and Police.

Reserve Police Battalion (German: Reserve-Polizei-Bataillon ) was in Nazi Germany a paramilitary formation of the uniformed police force known as Order Police (Ordnungspolizei, abbreviated as Orpo), operating under the leadership of the SS.

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